TITLE

Women, Ordination, and Angels

AUTHOR(S)
Novak, Michael
PUB. DATE
April 1993
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Apr1993, Issue 32, p25
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Explores the fundamental theological reasons for the exclusion of women from the priesthood in the Catholic Church. Ordination of women priests in the Anglican Church; Views of the Catholic Church on the ordination of women priests; Reasons for the exclusion of women from the priesthood.
ACCESSION #
17726519

 

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